CDC Study Reveals Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage

Emily Haanschoten and Heather Dubendris co-authored the study, Disparities in COVID-19 Vaccination Status Among Long-Term Care Facility Residents — United States, October 31, 2022–May 7, 2023 published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Disparities in COVID-19 vaccination coverage among Long Term Care residents based on geography and racial demographics were identified by the CDC’s National Healthcare Safety Network. The results of this study encourage better strategies to reduce inequities for future vaccination coverage.